DiarmaidBHK (7759) - Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 12, 2023
UPDATED: APR 12, 2023 Draft at Kumas Schaumburg. Pours black with a small khaki head. Leaves trace lacing in the glass. Big bourbon and coffee notes on the nose and tongue. Hides its booze well. Has a bit of sweetness on the finish. Well balanced. tsd08460 (2083) - Cohoes, New York, USA - MAR 29, 2023
UPDATED: MAR 30, 2023 Bottle from Colonie Beverage Center
Aroma: coffee, woody, bourbon, vanilla, roasty
Appearance: dark brown with a tan head
Taste: medium sweetness, medium bitterness
Mouthfeel: average carbonation, creamy feel, full body, long finish
Delicious dwyerpg (9779) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - FEB 19, 2023
UPDATED: FEB 19, 2023 2022 version. yum. not that heavy in the aroma but some nice coffee in the body. a little sweeter than I expected. rennat42 (5113) - Ravenna, Nebraska, USA - FEB 11, 2023
UPDATED: FEB 11, 2023 Bottle.
A- Fudge, alcohol.
A- Dark brown color, dark liquid, no head.
T- Coffee, dark chocolate, oak, bourbon.
P- Full body, average texture, average carbonation, balanced finish.
O- Full and balanced. Sweeter than I expected and still quite fresh. The coffee is very much there but I admit I thought it would be stronger and roastier, but it is balanced by an oaky bourbon and dark chocolate. Solid stuff obviously. stevoj (14425) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JAN 6, 2023
UPDATED: JAN 6, 2023 Bottle at BCBS share. Black pour with a sparse beige head. Aroma is roasty malts and coffee. Taste continues with roasty bitterness, coffee, chocolate. Well balanced.
FROTHINGSLOSH (13947) - GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 2, 2023
UPDATED: JAN 2, 2023 Black with a large foamy brown head that lingered. Brewed coffee, toasty malt, vanilla, cola, whiskey and cocoa. Long finish. Alcohol well controlled. Full bodied. GregMooreNH (8429) - Bedford, New Hampshire, USA - JAN 1, 2023
UPDATED: JAN 1, 2023 Pours black with a one finger, tan head. Aroma is molasses, bourbon, coffee and cocoa. Taste is chocolate and brown sugar, moving to dark coffee, wood and earthy notes. Finish is mocha and bourbon. MrTipple (17968) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 30, 2022
UPDATED: DEC 30, 2022 05Dec2022 Intense, dark roast malts, sweet oak, bourbon, subtle, dark roast coffee. Hazy, very dark brown, tiny, creamy, beige head. Medium sweet. Bittersweet, dark roast coffee, sweet, dark berries, oak, bourbon, soft carb, full bodied. Outstanding, light coffee. Draft at Top Hops Beer Shop - Essex Market, New York. DWestrick (2204) - Ft Wayne, Indiana, USA - DEC 27, 2022
UPDATED: DEC 27, 2022 bottle - 2022 version. pronounced coffee aroma and taste - great complexity Andrew196 (2500) - Katy, Texas, USA - DEC 26, 2022
UPDATED: DEC 26, 2022 This is my 2500th review, 21 years of this! Pours black, brief tan head. Nose is rich earth, coffee, wood, char, chicory and a dash of coconut. A bit sweeter than expected, Kahlua, coffee, fudge, nuttiness and some lacto flashes in the back. A delicious beer!